Art Director / Conceptual Lead

Job description

We have an exciting opening for a highly creative Art Director who has an impeccable eye for photography and design. This unique role will be working across several key accounts with open briefs, and so requires a conceptually strong individual with a diverse range of experience and a strong background in leading designers to develop brilliant work. The key account is a highly successful wellbeing app, so someone who has relevant experience in the wellbeing/mindfulness/meditation space would be an added bonus.

You will be responsible for:

  • Driving the quality of the creative output by spearheading the ideation for key workstreams

  • Being the brand guardian for a vast selection of global clients, understanding their visual language on an intricate level and upholding their values across every asset.

  • Creative conceptualisation for a wide variety of static and motion assets intended for the full spectrum of touch points including organic/paid social, digital marketing, in-app, web & occasional print.

  • Understanding brand, audience and objectives to deliver exciting responses to creative briefs, whilst questioning any points from an expert level.

  • Problem solving creatively, driving efficient creative processes and delivering to set timelines.

  • Collaborating with client teams from cross-functional teams (including Director level +), with a confident but always at ease and friendly approach.

  • Inspiring and driving the in-house team of Designers and Project Managers with the ability to provide succinct feedback, and problem solve quickly, kindly and tactfully.

Job requirements

We are looking for:

  • An acute and nuanced eye for Photography, Design and Illustration, with an ability to tell stories and bring them to life in impactful, modern visual language.

  • An intuitive creative with a strong conceptual backbone, versed in translating great ideas into brilliant work.

  • Strong nuanced eye for photography with excellent skills in sourcing on-brand stock assets.

  • In-depth understanding of Brands and how to be the guardian of creative excellence across all touch points.

  • An experienced team player and creative thinker who understands how to lead, support and develop in order bring individual and team successes.

  • An organised, conscientious individual who has that extra level of attention- to-detail, who understands the importance of continuously elevating work whilst balancing timelines and heavy workloads.

  • A passionate individual who has a genuine love for all things creative and is happy to share their inspirations and knowledge with others.